Sale 18503
Chinese and Japanese Export Silver Online: Property from the Collection of Myrna and Bernard Posner
Online 15 - 22 August 2019
Sale total including buyer's premium:
USD 245,000
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Christie’s Chinese and Japanese Export Silver online sale presents the Collection of Myrna and Bernard Posner. The couple began collecting silver and decorative arts shortly after they were married in the 1950’s. Each having a keen eye for exceptional quality and rare forms, the Posner Collection ranges from presentation to utilitarian silver. The Posner’s intellectual curiosity and sense of adventure guided their collecting as evidenced by the eclectic selection of 74 silver lots that are on offer. The collection of Chinese and Japanese Export Silver includes an exceptional array of trophies, jardinières, tea wares and exquisitely decorated flatware servers- all displaying the sense of imaginative exoticism sought by collectors of export silver. The estimates range from $600 - $6,000, with something on offer for connoisseurs and emerging collectors alike.

16 August, 10am – 5pm
17 August, 10am – 5pm
18 August, 10am – 5pm
19 August, 10am – 5pm
20 August, 10am – 5pm

Jill Waddell
Senior Specialist, Silver
+1 212.636.2250

Emily Shwajlyk
Associate Specialist
+1 212.636.2250
Unless indicated, all prices listed below are an estimate
Conditions of Sale
All lots in this sale are offered by Christie's Inc